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The location of McCarthy Cemetery









A visit to the McCarthy Cemetery ...

The location of the McCarthy Cemetery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Introduction ...

We have organized the cemeteries in our Gazetteer based on a problem that we had while working on our own genealogy. We found an ancestor that we believed to have been buried in one cemetery was actually buried elsewhere. We discovered that his burial had been refused at the last moment and the family had scrambled to make new arrangements. By looking at nearby cemeteries, the surrounding communities and in newspapers of the period, we were finally able to locate his burial site. Should you find yourself in the same situation, we hope that our Gazetteer helps you discover your lost ancestor.

This page contains six sections:

The Location of the McCarthy Cemetery ...

The McCarthy Cemetery is located in Bradley County.

The county seat for Bradley County is located in Cleveland. Cleveland lies just to the southwest of the McCarthy Cemetery [Map].

We are using the following GPS coordinates (latitude and longitude) for the McCarthy Cemetery

Lat:   35.2776°   (35° 16' 39")

Lon:   -84.7916°   (-84° 47' 29")

Note: The GPS location that we are using for the McCarthy Cemetery can be traced back to the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

List of neighboring communities ...

The following 18 communities are within 10 miles [16.1 km]<2> of the McCarthy Cemetery.

Bellefounte   [Map]     Countryside Village   [Map]    
Benton   [Map]     Delano   [Map]    
Birchwood   [Map]     East Cleveland   [Map]    
Calhoun   [Map]     Etowah   [Map]    
Cayuga Town   [Map]     Goodsprings   [Map]    
Charleston   [Map]     Hopewell   [Map]    
Chestuee   [Map]     Lamontville   [Map]    
Claxton   [Map]     South Cleveland   [Map]    
Cleveland   [Map]     Wildwood Lake   [Map]    

For the full list with details, please visit our List of Communities.

Nearby communities with newspapers ...

The following communities are those where newspapers have been published and are located in the vicinity of the McCarthy Cemetery. Unless otherwise noted, the following communities are located in Bradley County.

More information can be found on our list of Local Newspapers for the McCarthy Cemetery.

Athens   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of the McCarthy Cemetery
 
Benton   [Map]
 - Located in Polk County
 - Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of the McCarthy Cemetery
 
Calhoun   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery
 
Cleveland   [Map]
 - Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of the McCarthy Cemetery
 
Dayton   [Map]
 - Located in Rhea County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Northwest (NW) of the McCarthy Cemetery
 
Decatur   [Map]
 - Located in Meigs County
 - Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of the McCarthy Cemetery
 
Englewood   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery
 
Etowah   [Map]
 - Located in McMinn County
 - Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East Northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Websites to help with your genealogy research ...

When we do our genealogical research, we begin with the websites from Cyndi's List, FamilySearch and Genealogy Trails. These websites either offer the information directly or else point to where you can find it. Their information is open to all and free to view - you should note that they might link to other websites which do charge.

To help you get started, the following links will take you to the pages that might help with the McCarthy Cemetery:

For pages that are specific to Tennessee:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

These pages are specific to Bradley County:

Cyndi's List     Family Search     Genealogy Trails    

Genealogy information for nearby counties:

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Cemetery Information and Directories for Tennessee:

Cyndi's List:   Cemeteries of Tennessee,
Cemeteries of Bradley County
 
Cemetery Junction:   Directory for Tennessee
 
FamilySearch.org:   Cemetery Wiki for Tennessee
 
Find-A-Grave:   Home Page
 
Internment.net:   Cemeteries of Tennessee
 

Of Special Interest ...

The GenDisasters website specializes in newspaper articles about tragedies and disasters. While it makes interesting reading all by itself, it should be of special interest to genealogists and family historians looking for people who were either affected by or directly involved in such tragedies.

Disaster Stories from Tennessee

List of the closest cemeteries ...

We know of 54 cemeteries that are within Less than 2 miles of the McCarthy Cemetery. The cemeteries are listed in alphabetical order.

Unless otherwise noted, the following cemeteries are located in Bradley County.

Atkinson Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north (N) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Barner Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north (N) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #8915<3>

Beech Springs Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Bellefounte Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south (S) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Blevins Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #9401

Britton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Calhoun Community Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Candies Creek Company Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Carr Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southwest (SW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Center Point Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the northwest (NW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Chambers Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Charleston Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Charleston Community Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the east northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Chilcutt Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Clear Springs Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east (E) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Council Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Davis Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

East View Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west northwest (WNW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Eldredge Camp Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south southwest (SSW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Erwin Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northeast (NE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Gee Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #12331

Graham Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Hambright Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Hennegers Chapel Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the west southwest (WSW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Henry Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the south southeast (SSE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Hiwassee Baptist Church Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east (E) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Hopewell Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west southwest (WSW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

King Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #14350

Maddux Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the northeast (NE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

McBrien - Burdett Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the east southeast (ESE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

McKinney Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Murphy Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

New Friendship Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the south (S) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Old Swafford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Pleasant Hill Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southwest (SW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Prater Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Purselley Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast (SE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Ramsey Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the south (S) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Renslow Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the northwest (NW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

St. Elmo Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Shelton Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Find-A-Grave: FAG ID #1637555

Shelton Memorial Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north northwest (NNW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Shiloh Presbyterian Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 2 miles [3.2 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Spring Creek Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north (N) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Standfield Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Sunset Memorial Gardens   [Map]

The cemetery lies Less than 2 miles to the south (S) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Swafford Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east (E) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Swafford - David Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the west (W) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Tasso Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Tasso Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the south (S) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Union Grove Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the southeast (SE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Weir Cemetery   [Map]

Located in Meigs County

The cemetery lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the north northeast (NNE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Williamson Cemetery   [Map]

The cemetery lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest (NW) of the McCarthy Cemetery

Womack Cemetery   [Map]

Located in McMinn County

The cemetery lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east northeast (ENE) of the McCarthy Cemetery

For an expanded list with details, please visit our List of cemeteries.

Miscellaneous References and Mentions of the McCarthy Cemetery ...

Our approach is to add the name of a cemetery whenever we see it mentioned - usually in newspapers, old books or maps. Typically we have little information to start with, but we try to add detail as we continue our research. We've created the following list to keep track of the sources we found useful in our research about the McCarthy Cemetery.

Referenced GNIS Record ...

GNIS ID #1293122   (Name of Record: McCarthy Cemetery)

Class: cemetery
County: Bradley
Lat: 35.2775729     Lon: -84.791609   [Map]
Elev: 224         Map Name: Charleston

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The official website for Bradley County: www.bradleyco.net/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- ) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point at the McCarthy Cemetery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2776, Longitude: -84.7916     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for the McCarthy Cemetery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The Find-a-Grave website is an excellent research tool with information about a cemetery's location and interments. They also offer a forum for their members which can provide additional help. More information about Find-a-Grave can be found on their website: findagrave.com.

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